Subscription models are still better suited to academic books than trade titles, but there is still much more publishers can do with their IP, Perlego's... Read more
There is plenty of space for companies to innovate, especially around community building and discoverability, The StoryGraph founder Nadia Odunayo has told FutureBook.
Hodder Studio has signed the first audio recipe book by Ruby Tandoh, Breaking Eggs: An Audio Guide to Baking.
Under-represented writers’ platform Untitled has launched the second full issue of its global online journal Untitled: Voices, featuring work from 53 emerging writers from around the... Read more
Hesitant UK and US publishers need to move into audiobook streaming to stay relevant, and maintain premium pricing in the face of interest from music... Read more
The audiobook sector's boom means it will be able to accommodate Spotify's move into the market but publishers are still only just realising the sector's potential,... Read more
Audiobook streaming service Storytel has released its financial results for the third quarter, revealing its streaming sales have risen 23% and its subscriber base is up 34%.... Read more
Vintage will be hosting an interactive locked room mystery event with a script written by Ruth Ware during lockdown, featuring fellow crime writers including Steve Cavanagh,... Read more
Hodder studio has signed two books and a six-part podcast series from producer Hana Walker-Brown.
Author Holly Bourne has launched a campaign to support bookshops during lockdown, involving more than 300 writers so far.
Independent publisher and bookseller Jacaranda is to launch an online book festival in December, celebrating a new wave of black British authors.
The most recent instalment of Nielsen’s Books & Consumers survey posits that audio sales have grown by 15.8% in the past 12 months, after gains... Read more
Access to the three-day online Creative Coalition festival is being made available free to everyone following the announcement of a fresh lockdown for England.... Read more
Miriam Margoyles is to narrate the audiobook of Catherine Bruton's latest middle-grade novel, Another Twist in the Tale.
A digital Irish children's book festival is launching later this month, in association with Dublin's Pavilion Theatre.
30 November @ 4.30pm
30 November @ 6.30pm
1 Decemberr @ 4.30pm
1 December @ 6.00pm
2 December @ 8.30pm
Issue No 5909
Friday, November 27 2020
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